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XA Truck (10,001-12,000 lbs. GVW)

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  • Code Section: 40-12-248
  • Primary Tag Type(s): TK
  • Secondary Tag Type(s): XA
  • Series Began: January 2014

All residents of Alabama who are owners of pickup trucks with a gross vehicle weight of 10,001 to 12,000 pounds may purchase license plates in this category.

The plates may not be personalized.

The plates are not transferable between vehicle owners.

This plate may be displayed upon pickup trucks with a gross vehicle weight (GVW) of 10,001 to 12,000 pounds.

  • If a pickup truck (a truck with not more than two axles and a gross weight not exceeding 12,000 pounds) is used for personal or agricultural use and is not operated for commercial purposes, the (GVW) of the truck is determined without regard to the heaviest load to be carried including the heaviest load to be carried on any trailer used in combination with the truck.
  • Tow trucks are registered based on the GVW of the tow truck only, without regard to the GVW of any motor vehicle towed.

The license plate design changes every five (5) years.


Registration fees for trucks are distributed in accordance with the provisions of Sections 40-12-269 and 40-12-270.

  • Registration: $105.00
  • Additional fees: N/A